The First Annual Brooksville Cycling Classic: Saturday and Sunday, October 16-17

  • Liberty Street Kid’s Classic (3:30 pm): Kids up to 10 years old will race down Liberty Street to the sound of roaring crowds. Sponsored by Nature’s Path, YMCA, and ABC Child Development.

  • Get Healthy Pavilion (9 am-7 pm): Samples and featured products available for purchase including cold beverages and treats from Chef Audrey’s Market Fresh Cafe. Be sure to visit the Gluten-Free World area.

  • Police/Fire Rescue Rally (4 pm): The Police and Fire Rescue will race against each other to put together kids' bikes and then ride them through a rally course. This is to promote the Bike Angel program which is trying to get 50 kids bikes purchased through donations during the Brooksville Cycling Classic weekend.

  • Good Neighbor Trail Ride (4:30 pm): The National Anthem will lead out the City Officials and the Pro Riders on a lap of the actual race course followed by excited fans.

  • Energy Challenge (9 am-7 pm): Cycle-up power! Definitely a fun way to learn about renewable resources. Hop on for a 3 minute “joy ride” that makes a difference!

  • Brooksville Nights Market on Main (9 am-9 pm): Arts and crafts, a car show, live music, restaurants and shops will be open late with a wee bit of libation(al) joy included.

  • Fall Art N’ Market Walk (9 am - 5 pm): Local artists and social organizations will showcase their work along Main Street. Special drawings: Be sure to register at the Get Healthy Pavilion and The Brooksville City Hall Art Gallery for for your chance to win from a great list of prizes including signed posters by featured artist Carlton Ward, Jr.

For information on courses, directions as well as places to stay to make this a fun get-away weekend please click here.

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Attend the First Annual Brooksville Cycling Classic this Saturday and Sunday, October 16-17, 2010 celebrating health, wellness, and fitness for the entire family. The cycling events are also in conjunction with the Brooksville Founders Day events and will be fun for all ages!

Cycling Races: The Downtown Criterium course races will be held on Saturday and the Ice Cream Hill road course races on Sunday. This event will separate the Women’s Cat 3-4 from the Women 1-2-3, so the course is all yours ladies!

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